Manhattan Chamber Board Meeting 4/12/2022
Present: Joe Cerullo, Donna Batemen, Kevin Malloy, Brittany Rojek, Brad Hay, Kristy Byers, Becky Bouck, and Shari Fiocca, and Admin Asst Mandie Wade
Meeting Called to order at 3:35pm by madam president.
Board reviewed and approved Secretary and Treasurer reports.
Chamber has 74 total active members with 10 new members this year.
Next chamber networking event will be at Gallagher on April 20th in the evening. Board will order appetizers for the event.
We had 8 sponsors for the Golden Egg Easter contest. The sponsorships brought in $710 and we spent a total of $708.92 on supplies.
11 scholarship applications were received. Meegan Fitzpatrick was selected as the winner. We will invite her to come to our next board meeting and give her the check then.
For the July 4th parade our only responsibility is to judge most patriotic vehicle. We will give a trophy to the winner who will pass it on to next yeas winner.
For the Labor Day parade, the chamber will help with lineup for the parade. We also discussed having a vendor fair at the Round Barn the day before.
June 1st is Dunkin's official Ribbon Cutting opening. We will do a Ribbon Cutting for them.
We will order chamber shirts. Board members need to give Mandie their shirt size.
Kids Country 25th year anniversary is coming up and we will order a cake for their event.
Board discussed creating sponsorship opportunities for the summer craft fairs. Shari will get us a quote for a banner.
Meeting adjourned at 4:30pm. Kristy motioned and Brittany 2nd.